Medieval manuscripts in Dutch Collections
Medieval manuscripts in Dutch Collections

Stadsbibliotheek Haarlem

Gasthuisstraat 32
Phone: +31 (0)23 511 5300
Fax: +31 (0)23 511 5390

P.O. Box 204
2000 AE Haarlem
The Netherlands
Visiting hours:
Monday to Friday: 9.00 – 17.00
Stadsbibliotheek Haarlem
How to reach us?

The walk from the train station Haarlem takes about 20 minutes. You can also take the bus: lines 300 (“Zuidtangent”), the city busses 2 (direction Spaarnwoude), 3 (direction Heemstede), 73 and 75 (all three in the direction Schalkwijk); bus stop: Verwulft.

Number of manuscripts in the collection(s)

300, of which c. 40 from the period 1200-1500

Printed catalogues
  • P.C. Boeren, Lijst van handschriften aanwezig op de Stadsbibliotheek en Leeszaal te Haarlem. 1951

Contact person

Mw. Anneke C. van den Bergh, Conservator ( and Mw. Antoinette Clay, Librarian of the Old and Special Collections (claya@haarlem)

Procedure for ordering manuscripts

Please address by e-mail to one of the contact persons, preferably one day in advance. It is also possible to order the manuscripts by phone (see above)

Copyright information

Copyright must be requested from this institution.

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